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September 3, 2015

Capping off Day Three under the lights of Arthur Ashe Stadium, Novak Djokovic needed just 90 minutes to defeat Austrian Andrea Haider-Maurer in three sets, 6-4, 6-1, 6-2. On the night, Djokovic was perfect on his serve, never facing a break point, winning 83 percent of his first serves and firing six aces.

September 2, 2015

Americans Madison Keys and Madison Brengle both moved into round three of the U.S. Open on Wednesday, as the 19th-seeded Keys defeated the 100th-ranked Tereza Smitkova, 6-1, 6-2 and Brengle got past fellow American Anna Tatishvili, 6-3, 6-2.

September 2, 2015

On the sidelines for most of 2015 with shoulder and leg injuries, Victoria Azarenka was a 6-1, 6-2 winner Tuesday in her first round match against Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic at the U.S. Open.

September 2, 2015

The second-round of the U.S. Open singles tournament begins today with a number of Americans on both sides of the draw starting things off in the day session.

September 2, 2015

Spain’s David Ferrer advanced to the third round of the 2015 U.S. Open on Wednesday, a 7-5 7-5 7-6(4) winner over Serbia’s Filip Krajinovic on Court 17 in in two hours and 24 minutes. Ferrer’s third round appearance is his 10th in his last 11 appearances in Flushing Meadows.

September 2, 2015

Bested by fatigue, cramps and temperatures in the mid-90s, American Mardy Fish closed out his career Wednesday afternoon at Louis Armstrong Stadium, falling 6-2, 3-6, 6-1, 5-7, 3-6 in over three hours at the U.S. Open to the 18th-seeded Feliciano Lopez.

September 2, 2015

Under the lights Tuesday night in Flushing Meadows, it was former U.S. Open champion Andy Murray defeating Australian Nick Kyrgios 7-5, 6-3, 4-6, 6-1. It was the fourth meeting between the two, as Murray ups his mark to a perfect 4-0 against the young Australian.

September 1, 2015

Simona Halep began her U.S. Open campaign with a routine straight-set victory on Tuesday, downing New Zealand’s Marina Erakovic 6-2, 3-0 (retired) in the first-round.

September 1, 2015

New York native Jamie Loeb went 84-9 in her college singles career at The University of North Carolina and won the 2015 NCAA National Singles Championship. This was a different day, on a different level, against a much different opponent, as Loeb made her professional debut Tuesday in front of family and friends at the U.S. Open on the court of Arthur Ashe Stadium against the fourth-seeded Caroline Wozniacki.

September 1, 2015

The second day of the U.S. Open gets underway today, as the second half off the first-round matchups conclude on both the men’s and women’s sides.

September 1, 2015

A fired up Donald Young rallied back from two sets to love down for the first time in his career to beat 11th-seeded Frenchman Gilles Simon 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 and advance to the U.S. Open second-round on Tuesday.

August 31, 2015

USTA Foundation, the national charitable organization of the USTA, has announced that Emmy Award- and Golden Globe Award-winning actor Alec Baldwin and Emmy Award-winning journalist and Yahoo Global News anchor Katie Couric will co-host the 15th annual Opening Night Gala on Monday, Aug. 31, at the 2015 U.S. Open.

August 31, 2015

It’s still early on Day One of the U.S. Open, but two of the top seven women are already out of contention for the Women’s Singles Title.

August 31, 2015

World number one and top-seeded Novak Djokovic began his U.S. Open campaign Monday with a 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 win over Joao Souza of Brazil in just over 70 minutes. Djokovic is 20-1 at majors in 2015, losing only to Stan Wawrinka in the finals of the French Open.

August 31, 2015

The Mardy Fish Retirement Tour makes its final stop in Flushing Meadows this week at the 2015 U.S. Open, and after his opening round match Monday on the Grandstand, the Tour will continue. Fish faced Marco Cecchinato of Italy, making his Grand Slam debut in Flushing Meadows, and defeated the Italian 6-7 (7-5), 6-3, 6-1, 6-3.

August 31, 2015

On Sunday, Aug. 30 at Central Park, Lacoste celebrated the 3rd Annual City Parks Foundation Free Pro Clinic, hosted by Lacoste brand ambassador Murphy Jensen.

August 31, 2015

Seeded third in the Women’s Singles draw, Russian Maria Sharapova has announced her withdrawal from the 2015 U.S. Open. Citing a right leg injury, Sharapova has been out of action since June when she lost to Serena Williams in the semifinals of Wimbledon.

August 31, 2015

In a year already full of memorable moments, Ossining, N.Y.'s Jamie Loeb wouldn't mind adding another highlight to 2015. On Tuesday, the former North Carolina standout and 2015 NCAA Division I Singles National Champion, will step onto the courts of the U.S. Open for the first time as a professional tennis player where she will face former world number one Caroline Wozniacki, the number four seed in the Women's Singles draw.

August 31, 2015

The 2015 U.S. Open Qualifying Tournament, the free event where 128 men and 128 women attempt to qualify for the U.S. Open singles main draws by winning three matches over four days, set an all-time, total attendance record this year.

August 31, 2015

The start of Serena Williams’ quest for a Calendar Grand Slam took just 30 minutes Monday night, as an ankle injury got the better of Russian Vitalia Diatchenko, forcing the 86th-ranked player in the world to retire with the match 6-0, 2-0.

August 31, 2015

The final Grand Slam of 2015 is here. Monday, Aug. 31st is Day One of the 2015 U.S. Open, marked by a full slate of action across the grounds of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Cloudy skies and temps in the 90s, will little chance of precipitation, should allow for a day's worth of matches as both top seeds take to the court to begin their journey to Open glory in NYC.

August 31, 2015

Japan's Kei Nishikori, a finalist in the 2014 U.S. Open, was ousted in Flushing Meadows on Monday, falling to Benoit Paire, 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 7-6 (6), 6-4. Nishikori, the number four seed at the Open, became the first Asian male to reach the finals of a Grand Slam last year at the U.S. Open, before being defeated by Marin Cilic. 

August 31, 2015

Today marked the 17th consecutive time that 35-year-old Venus Williams entered the U.S. Open and got through to round two. This time around, it was Monica Puig who fell victim to Venus, 6-4, 6-7, 6-3.

August 28, 2015

On the heels of the final Grand Slam of 2015, the U.S. Open descends upon New York to bring the pageantry and electricity that only the backdrop of NYC can bring.